Asia Cup - 4th match

Bangladesh v India

Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)

0.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, no run, loosener just outside off and softly played away to the off side

0.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, no run, fullish outside off and he pushes it down to mid-off

0.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, no run, drifts on the pads and he clips it away towards midwicket

0.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, no run, left alone outside the off stump, Mashrafe not bowling at peak speed yet

0.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, no run, gives him width and he shapes to cut but ends up chopping it to cover

0.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 2 runs, on the body and gently clipped away down to fine leg, the fielder dives and stops it

India 2/0   Mashrafe Mortaza 1-0-2-0

2.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, drops it with soft hands towards point and sets off quickly, Tendulkar was quicker

2.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, FOUR, short and wide and he has to reach out and ends up slapping it wide of short cover, poor delivery really

2.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, this one nips back in and Tendulkar stays back at the crease and pushes it down the track

2.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 no ball, punched back to the bowler and it's a front-foot no-ball, free hit coming up..

2.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, Free Hit: And Tendulkar fails to put away this short one, quite a steep bouncer and too much for the batsman as he tried to upper cut, had a glance at the umpire

2.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, short of a length and he turns it down to midwicket

2.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, punches it square but cannot beat point

India 12/0   Mashrafe Mortaza 2-0-8-0

4.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, no run, stays back at the crease and punches it down towards short cover

4.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, drifts onto the pads and he uppishly clips it down to deep square leg

4.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, gets half forward and softly pushes it to the off side

4.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, nips this one back in and he clips it down to the on side, moving his feet well

4.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, FOUR, wide again and he pounces on this one, had to reach out and yet managed to slice it well and wide of Nasir at backward point

4.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, tempts him with another wide one but gets away with it as Tendulkar reaches out, slashes and misses, close to being a wide

India 19/0   Mashrafe Mortaza 3-0-13-0

27.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, starts off a new spell by drifting on the body, easily clips it to the leg side

27.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, fullish outside off and he pushes it down to mid-off

27.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, full delivery and driven again but straight to extra cover

27.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, tucks him up for room and he can only punch it back to the bowler

27.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, full on middle and leg and pushed down to long-on

27.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, full on the pads and worked away down to long-on, another easy single

India 141/1   Mashrafe Mortaza 4-0-16-0

29.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, a solid punch off the front foot and straight to short extra cover, Kohli has been equally flawless today

29.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, gets beside the line and plays it with soft hands to the off side

29.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, drives towards extra cover, didn't time it well enough and risks a single to Shakib, his throw was wide

29.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, FOUR, he punishes a long hop, on this pitch Kohli had enough time to swivel and pull wide of midwicket, no chance for the fielder at the deep

29.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, comes forward and pushes it towards point

29.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, fuller delivery and he pushes this down to long-on

India 154/1   Mashrafe Mortaza 5-0-23-0

31.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, hones in on middle and leg and he shuffles and clips it towards fine leg

31.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, punched off the back foot wide of the bowler, down to long-off

31.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, fullish on the off stump and he gets forward and drives wide of cover

31.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, seemed risky at first! Wide outside off but he knew there was no slip, dabbed it down to third man

31.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, a half volley outside the off stump, drives straight to cover

31.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, gets forward and checks his drive to long-on

India 162/1   Mashrafe Mortaza 6-0-27-0

33.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, taps it down towards mid-off and refuses the single

33.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, pushed to Shakib at mid-off again and this time he has to scamper back, sign of nerves finally?

33.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, clipped hard down to mid-on and he can't pinch a single here

33.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, slashed and just short of point! Nervy moment for Sachin, well stopped in the end

33.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, gets on the front foot and pushes it to cover

33.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, and it's a maiden! Clipped hard to mid-on, he's trying to get it away but can't pinch the single

India 164/1   Mashrafe Mortaza 7-1-27-0

38.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Raina, 1 wide, down the leg side and he heaves at it and misses

38.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Raina, 1 run, punches it just wide of mid-off and takes a quick single

38.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, careful Sachin! He walked down the pitch to squeeze it into a gap on the off side, he jogs out of the crease and then scampers back and had it been a direct hit he could have gone

38.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, pushes it to the off side and jogs out of his crease again but he's sent back, phew

38.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, short and wide and he punches it wide of extra cover, he's into the 90s now

38.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Raina, 2 runs, full on middle and leg and he squeezes it out to deep square leg

38.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Raina, 2 runs, makes a bit of room and he lofts over midwicket, the fielder nearly over-runs the ball near the boundary

India 195/2   Mashrafe Mortaza 8-1-34-0

46.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Raina, no run, fires it full outside the off stump and he makes room and he fails to connect

46.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Raina, 1 run

46.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, Tendulkar backs away and realises it's a slower ball, he adjusts his shot and dabs it to third man

46.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Raina, OUT, that's an excellent catch in the deep! Raina makes room and tries to launch it over long-off, Tamim jogs back and cups it over his head and falls just in front of the rope

SK Raina c Tamim Iqbal b Mashrafe Mortaza 51 (48m 38b 5x4 2x6) SR: 134.21

46.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, OUT, Standing ovation for Sachin! Slower ball, he makes room to drive but gets the thickest of edges to the keeper, he walks back slowly, tired but probably more so relieved, the crowd's on their feet

SR Tendulkar c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Mashrafe Mortaza 114 (205m 147b 12x4 1x6) SR: 77.55

46.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Sharma, 1 run, not to be...he opens the face of the bat and dabs it down towards third man

India 260/4   Mashrafe Mortaza 9-1-37-2

48.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Sharma, 1 run, driven firmly to Sunny at extra cover and he had all the time to throw at the bowler's end, missed it completely

48.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Dhoni, 1 run, OUT, that's followed by some brilliant fielding! Dhoni flicks it to the deep on the on side and he pushes for the second, Rohit's struggling and Nasir's throw is accurate, direct hit and it looked quite clear at normal speed, the third umpire takes a look

RG Sharma run out 4 (9m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

48.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Dhoni, no run, slower ball, swings and misses, the struggle for boundaries continue

48.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Dhoni, 1 run, forces it down the ground to long-off, just 11 runs off the last 2.4 overs

48.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Jadeja, 2 runs, slower ball on the pads and he clips him down towards midwicket

48.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Jadeja, 2 runs, not enough pace on the ball to work it away, he clips it wide of midwicket but does well to pick up two

India 272/5   Mashrafe Mortaza 10-1-44-2
Tournament Results
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 22, 2012
Pakistan won by 2 runs
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 20, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining) (D/L method)
India v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 18, 2012
India won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v India at Dhaka - Mar 16, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 15, 2012
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 61 balls remaining)
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Photos

Mar 16, 2012

A young fan celebrates after watching Sachin Tendulkar get his 100th international hundred, Delhi, March 16, 2012

A young fan celebrates after watching Sachin Tendulkar get his 100th international hundred

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Mar 16, 2012

Sachin Tendulkar's coach, Ramakant Achrekar, watches him get his 100th century, Delhi, March 16, 2012

Sachin Tendulkar's coach, Ramakant Achrekar, watches him get his 100th century

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